list—though incomplete—of organizations
dedicated to preserving the architectural,
historic and natural treasures of
Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire,
Rhode Island and Vermont.
Emerald Necklace Conservancy
Law Olmsted's "Emerald
Necklace" of parks and gardens through the
heart of Boston is among the city's natural
treasures. The Emerald Necklace Conservancy
works to preserve and enhance it. More...
New England (SPNEA)
Formerly the Society for the Preservation
of New England Antiquities, Historic
New England preserves 32 mansions, houses and
farms, a treasure trove for anyone interested
in domestic life, architecture and decoration
from the late 18th through 19th centuries.
National Trust for Historic Preservation
The National Trust
cares for four important New England
sites: the African
Meeting House and Abiel Smith School in Boston, Chesterwood in Stockbridge MA, Touro
Synagogue in Newport RI,
and Frank Lloyd Wright's Glass
House in New Canaan CT. More...
Trustees of Reservations
Over a century old, the Trustees preserves
such treasures (mostly in Massachusetts)
as the Old
Manse in Concord MA and Bartholomew's
Cobble in the Berkshires. More...
New England History
New England Architecture